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Yup, You CAN Do New Year's Twice In One Day

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel

Even if you ring 2015 somewhere super awesome, there's always going to be that lingering tinge of disappointment when the last confetti bit falls. ...

Luxury Travel Today: If It's in the Michelin Guide, It's Too Late

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 07.22.2014 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

During my 20 years of work (fun) in the travel industry, I have sold travel to a broad spectrum of travelers and read evaluations from over 10,000 travelers. Am I qualified to predict the future? Not at all, but I will share my observations anyway.

Etihad Finds a Seat Between Prudent and Audacious

Christine Negroni | Posted 07.12.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

When I told my friend the other day that I'd be traveling on Etihad she asked, "What's that?" In the United States, the 10-year old airline is not a h...

Plane Windows Are SO Last Century

Gregory Fink | Posted 02.24.2014 | Technology

Windows are so passe. The Spike Aerospace S-512 will forgo the typical, tiny porthole windows and will sport giant displays that cover the superso...

The Newest Trend In Ultra-Luxury Pet Care

AP | SUE MANNING | Posted 08.07.2013 | Green

LOS ANGELES -- Jill Zarin had to take a cross-country business trip, but her dog Ginger was sick. She couldn't leave the 7-pound Chihuahua behind, so ...

Luxury Seaplanes from Southampton to New York, Circa 1937

Heidi Legg | Posted 09.30.2013 | Style
Heidi Legg

Summer for me will forever be associated with jumping off the wharf, mooring to the wharf, youthful loitering and drinking on the Pointe-du-Chêne Wharf in Shediac, New Brunswick, Canada.

Justin Bieber's Manager Saved My Trip To Phoenix

Duane Wells | Posted 02.06.2013 | Travel
Duane Wells

Scooter made the offer casually, as though he was picking up strangers whose car had broken down on the side of the road. In this case it was a plane that broke down.

Uber Ventures Into Surprising New Territory

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.02.2012 | San Francisco

Compared to the endless gauntlet of indignities suffered by everyday commercial airline passengers, people who criss-cross the globe in private jets h...

Around the World by Private Jet

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

In just 23 days, you can circumnavigate the world on a privately chartered jet. Check off most of your bucket list in one fell swoop.

USF Athletes Get MacBooks, Private Jet

The Oracle | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

USF Athletics has added a number of new things this year. It now offers personal MacBooks to student athletes, and it's undergoing multi-million dolla...

Lindsay Lohan's Fall From Private Jet To Commercial Airline Nightmare (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Katy Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

After a busy holiday weekend of photographing herself in a bikini and partying with Moammar Gaddafi's violent son in St. Barts, Lindsay Lohan is back ...

Ritter Comes Under Fire For Plane Use; No Evidence He's Costing State Money

The Denver Post | Jessica Fender | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

As the economic downturn gripped Colorado, Gov. Bill Ritter has reduced his use of state planes, though one Republican critic questioned the passenger...

Bailout Clunkers, not Private Jets

Harry Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Harry Smith

I was in Nantucket over the weekend, and I have to say I was impressed by the large number of private jets parked on the tarmac at the local airport. The rich are still doing okay.

Alvaro de Molina: GMAC CEO's Private Jet Use

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATED -- A spokesperson for GMAC responded to this story and said that the increase in Al de Molina's compensation in 2008 was a result of to him be...

My 2008 "McLaughlin Awards" [Part 2]

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Read More: Stuart Bowden, Ted Stevens, Jesse Jackson Jr, Ron Paul, Guantanamo, Al Franken, Best Government Dollar Spent, 50 State Strategy, Mccain, Primary Schedule, Awards, China, Worst Political Theater, Drill Baby Drill, Sarah Palin, Most Overreported Story, Andrew Cuomo, First Cat, Howard Dean, Socks the Cat, 2008, Bailout, Sofa, Condoleezza Rice, Katie Couric, Worst Political Scandal, John Edwards, Status of Forces, Sorry to See You Go, Health Care, Aids, Global Warming, Gravel, Election 2008 Coverage, Alaska, Bobby Jindal, Thomas Tamm, Reconstruction, Joe the Plumber, Tony Snow, Bernanke, Democrat, Letterman, Socks Clinton, Most Underrated, Democrats, Barack Obama, Best Idea, Predictions, George Carlin, 15 Minutes of Fame, Honorable Mention, Michigan, Hybrid, Wiretapping, Fred Thompson, Hillary Clinton, Executive Experience, Maliki, Caribou Barbie, Best Spin, Stuart Bowen, Destined for Political Oblivion, Kucinich, Jesse Helms, Private Jet, Beijing, Truth Commission, Going Green, Iraq, Most Overrated, Isaac Hayes, Spitzer, Caroline Kennedy, Bush, Wright, Blagojevich, Paulson, Bo Diddley, Mclaughlin, Unemployment, Inauguration, Destined for Political Stardom, Biggest Government Waste, Snl, Florida, Socks, Primary, Africa, Whistleblower, Best Political Theater, Most Underreported Story, Boldest Political Tactic, Castro, David Plouffe, Jeremiah Wright, Olympics, Harvey Korman, Beau Biden, Bernie Mac, Free Speech Zone, Wall Street, Chris Weigant, Oil, Most Honest Person, Socialism, Michael Crichton, Arthur C. Clarke, Saturday Night Live, Tina Fey, Worst Idea, David Letterman, Tamm, Wurzelbacher, Politics News
Chris Weigant

Love her or hate her, you have to admit that John McCain's selection of Sarah Palin for the Republican ticket this year was without any doubt the boldest political tactic of the year.

Make Wall Street Take The Same Deal The Autoworkers Get

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chris Weigant

If we're going to minutely examine autoworkers' wages, and dictate the travel plans of one industry we are bailing out, then it seems eminently reasonable to do the same for the banking industry.

Greening Hollywood: Jet Hangar 25 World's First Platinum LEED Certified

Paige Donner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paige Donner

Green building costs less in lifecycle. "Investments can no longer be about a 2-3 year return. We must factor in lifecycle," said Picard.

Memo to Automakers Wagoner, Mulally & Nardelli: Fire Your PR People

Pam Atherton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Pam Atherton

How these three CEO's have acted is a classic teachable moment. They've practically written the curriculum for the class on how to alienate the American public by their actions.

The Eco-Sins and Virtues of Joe Biden

Jeanie Pyun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jeanie Pyun

The Scranton-born son of a car salesman, Joe Biden has often made reference to his "average Joe" means. Indeed, his three bedroom, two bathroom, single family, Colonial residence -- under 1,800+ square feet and on a little over four acres -- is typical of the area.

Who is John McCain?

Bill Katovsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Katovsky

Trying to affix a label to this protean politician is perhaps impossible. To say he's a maverick does little justice to his Rubik's Cube personality.

Flipping Jets: Old Jets Net More Cash

Wall Street Journal | Robert Frank | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Last month, I was talking to a private-jet owner who told me he was having a tough time justifying the cost of his Gulfstream IV. I assumed he meant h...